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dc.contributor.authorBecerra-Posada, Francisco
dc.date.accessioned2015-09-15T21:49:47Z
dc.date.available2015-09-15T21:49:47Z
dc.date.issued2015
dc.identifier.issn1680 5348
dc.identifier.urihttps://iris.paho.org/handle/10665.2/10002
dc.description.abstractThe Region of the Americas, together with the rest of the world, is preparing to face the major challenges presented by the post-2015 sustainable development agenda (SDA), whose 17 objectives include health and well-being, the reduction of inequity, and action on a wide range of social and environmental determinants of health (1). In these times of change, the first of many lessons learned on the road toward achieving—or in some cases, not achieving—the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) is that the principle of equity is an ethical imperative essential to guiding, informing, and defining political priorities for action on health and well-being. Rooted in the Health for All movement and in the legacy of Alma-Ata, the principle of equity continues to inspire the spirit of universality and social inclusion required to implement the global and Regional post-2015 agenda, eliminate social inequities in health, and achieve the sustainable development goals...en_US
dc.language.isoenes_ES
dc.relation.ispartofseriesRev Panam Salud Publica;38(1),jul. 2015es_ES
dc.subjectEquity in Healthen_US
dc.subjectSustainable Developmentes_ES
dc.subjectMillennium Development Goalses_ES
dc.subjectEquity, Health and Human Developmenten_US
dc.subjectEquidad, Salud y Desarrollo Humanoes_ES
dc.subjectEquidade, Saúde e Desenvolvimento Humanopt_BR
dc.subjectEquity, Health and Human Developmenten_US
dc.titleHealth equity: the linchpin of sustainable developmenten_US
dc.title.alternativeEquidad en salud: mandato esencial para el desarrollo sosteniblees_ES
dc.typeJournal articlesen_US
dc.rights.holderPan American Health Organizationen_US
paho.articletypeEditorialses_ES
paho.source.centercodeUS1.1es_ES


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